White Hart Lane railway station

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White Hart Lane London Overground
White Hart Lane railway station in 2008.jpg
White Hart Lane is located in Greater London
White Hart Lane
White Hart Lane
Location of White Hart Lane in Greater London
Location Tottenham
Local authority London Borough of Haringey
Managed by London Overground
Station code WHL
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 3
National Rail annual entry and exit
2008–09 Increase 0.649 million[1]
2009–10 Decrease 0.612 million[1]
2010–11 Increase 0.680 million[1]
2011–12 Increase 0.788 million[1]
2012–13 Decrease 0.778 million[1]
2013–14 Increase 0.919 million[1]
Key dates
July 1872 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
London Transport portal
UK Railways portalCoordinates: 51°36′18″N 0°04′16″W / 51.605°N 0.071°W / 51.605; -0.071

White Hart Lane station in Tottenham was originally a station on the Stoke Newington & Edmonton Railway: it opened on 22 July 1872. It is currently operated by London Overground and is in Travelcard Zone 3, on the Seven Sisters branch of the Lea Valley Lines.

Match day special train services[edit]

The station is heavily used on football match days for local team Tottenham Hotspur, and there is a match day special timetable for this station with some trains arriving and departing every few minutes from the station. On match days, there is an increase in the number of trains to and from Cheshunt and Enfield Town, as well as trains to/from Liverpool Street starting and terminating here as well.

The railway station is the nearest to the stadium as it is about three minutes walk away from Tottenham Hotspur's ground, White Hart Lane. In March 2014 part of the station was damaged by a small fire which took place at the station either on the 16/17 March.

The station is also near to Bruce Castle Park, at which the annual Tottenham Carnival is held, usually in mid-June.

On 31 May 2015 the Liverpool Street-Enfield Town/Cheshunt services transferred from Abellio Greater Anglia to become part of the London Overground network.[2][3]

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service is:

4tph (trains per hour) to London Liverpool Street via Hackney Downs calling at all stations

2tph to Cheshunt calling at Silver Street, Edmonton Green, Southbury, Turkey Street and Theobalds Grove

2tph to Enfield Town calling at Silver Street, Edmonton Green and Bush Hill Park

This service increases in peak hours, when there are 4tph to Enfield Town.

A number of peak services to/from London start or terminate here.

Connections[edit]

London Buses routes 149; 259; 279; 349; W3 and night route N279 serve the station.

Future[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Overground notextroundel.svg National Rail logo.svg London Overground
Bruce Grove
towards Liverpool Street
  Lea Valley Lines   Silver Street or
Terminus
towards Cheshunt or
Enfield Town